Uncomfortable viewing but thought provoking. A recently released paedophile struggles to battle against his vice whilst the world around condemns him. One major plot hole: WHY WOULD THE PROBATION OFFICERS PLACE HIM IN A FLAT OVERLOOKING A SCHOOL??

Uncomfortable viewing but thought provoking. A recently released paedophile struggles to battle against his vice whilst the world around condemns him. One major plot hole: WHY WOULD THE PROBATION OFFICERS PLACE HIM IN A FLAT OVERLOOKING A SCHOOL??

Scene from 'The Woodsman' during which Kevin Bacon plays the role of a child molester trying to recover.  Nearer the end Bacon gives a great sense of reflection and realisation of how child abuse affects the child.

Scene from 'The Woodsman' during which Kevin Bacon plays the role of a child molester trying to recover. Nearer the end Bacon gives a great sense of reflection and realisation of how child abuse affects the child.

Ranger Costume- too colorful and clean but still great. They have to make these books into a movie!

Ranger Costume- too colorful and clean but still great. They have to make these books into a movie!

Grunkle Stan and the Woodsman. 'Everything I've worked for, everything I care about, it's all for this family…'

Grunkle Stan and the Woodsman. 'Everything I've worked for, everything I care about, it's all for this family…'

But the most chilling of The Wizard of Oz urban legends is (fortunately) as ridiculous as it is untrue. Look closely at the trees in the background when Dorothy, the Scarecrow, Toto and the freshly oiled Tin Man are skipping away from the witch and the talking trees singing, “We’re Off to See the Wizard”. What’s that in the background, swinging from that tree, just above where the Yellow Brick Road curves away from the Woodsman’s Shack?  Yes, it’s the swinging body of a hanged munchkin who…

But the most chilling of The Wizard of Oz urban legends is (fortunately) as ridiculous as it is untrue. Look closely at the trees in the background when Dorothy, the Scarecrow, Toto and the freshly oiled Tin Man are skipping away from the witch and the talking trees singing, “We’re Off to See the Wizard”. What’s that in the background, swinging from that tree, just above where the Yellow Brick Road curves away from the Woodsman’s Shack? Yes, it’s the swinging body of a hanged munchkin who…

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